Audi S4? BMW M3? Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG? These are questions buyers typically ask themselves when they're thinking about buying a European sports sedan. They're all very good, none will really disappoint, but they're all lacking something: soul.   There's a new competitor entering the market soon, offering capabilities and features very much...

Acqua Panna is indeed proud of a long history. Legend says that its estate dates as far back as the Renaissance period, to the days of the famed Medici family of Florence.    The Medicis were known for their sumptuous banquets and their love for fine wine and food and, the lore has it, this way these Renaissance gourmet secured themselv...

Have you ever been stuck in a situation where an older brother or sister had to come to your rescue and stand up for you? This is one of the many perks of coming from a big family. The all-new 2016 FIAT 500X crossover knows a thing or two about this.   To emphasize the importance of the growing FIAT 500 family, the automaker recently release...

Just in time for summer, Fiat Chrysler's Alfa Romeo is bringing out the wide-open-skies version of the 4C sports car. But this roadster is going to be a pricey little affair. The 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider will roll into showrooms at a base price of $65,495, including delivery costs.   That's a big premium on the base price of the coupe,...

Giovanni Rana, in occasione del suo compleanno, mercoledì 16 ottobre, insegnerà tutti i segreti per fare i ravioli, a 35 studenti di 12-13 anni della scuola cattolica Corpus Christi School di Harlem-Morningside Heights che studiano italiano. All'evento – parte dell'Anno della cultura italiana negli Usa - saranno presenti il console generale di New...

From this hilltop town on the heel of Italy's boot, Pasquale Natuzzi has built an eponymous furniture company that is one of the country's most global brands. It sells sofa beds from Dallas to New Delhi and is one of a handful of Italian companies listed on the New York Stock Exchange.   Yet today, Natuzzi's home base is dragging it down. Be...

Industrial production was up 0.7 percent compared with output in March - the first increase for three months - and it rose by 1.6 percent over 12 months in workday-adjusted terms, according to the National Statistics Institute (Istat). Economists had forecast a rise of 0.4 percent.   Paolo Mameli, senior economist at Intesa Sanpaolo, describ...

Consorzio Vera Pelle Italiana Conciata al Vegetale, Toscana Promozione e Camera di Commercio Italiana in Texas lanciano l’iniziativa Craft the Leather on the Road 2015 in Texas.   Craft the Leather on the Road è un ciclo di eventi internazionali che porta in giro per il mondo un prodotto d’eccellenza toscano, la pelle conciata al vegetale. N...

Baglioni Pressure Solutions, which is based in San Pietro Mosezzo (Novara) and has factories in France, China and the US, works in the compressed air tank sector. The company sold a 40% stake to a private equity fund for €10 million, and plans to use the money to accelerate its move into new markets.   The company, founded in 1968 by Alfredo...

By Federica Dato Il bello delle imprese, di quelle competitive e capaci d'esser fedeli alla propria essenza, è che non sognano, si prefiggono obiettivi. Nel cuore di Manhattan ci siamo stati tutti, magari senza esser mai saliti su un aereo. Sulla Quinta strada ci siamo innamorati, abbiamo girato per negozi e mangiato la qualsiasi. Sul marciapiede,...